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NOT Supposed 2-Be Here: Tulane’s latest art installation

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Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

January 22, 2020

What is ‘supposed’ to be here? Brandan “BMike” Odums forces us to think critically about what does and does not belong in an art museum with his installation titled “NOT Supposed 2-Be Here.” Opening this past weekend at the Newcomb Art Museum, “NOT Supposed 2-Be Here” is the first...

NOLA’s best karaoke bars and restaurants

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Avery Anderson, Arcade Editor

January 22, 2020

In a city full of hundreds of bars, restaurants and everything in between, it can be daunting to wrangle up the gang for a night of fun that extends beyond Broadway. But never fear, Arcade is here to help you step out of your comfort zone and seek out the coolest karaoke bars and restaurants that N...

Arcade’s January events preview

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Avery Anderson, Arcade Editor

January 15, 2020

As students and faculty return to New Orleans after a long winter’s nap, they’ll have many local events from which to choose. From festivals to concerts to theater performances, New Orleans has a wide variety of options to fill your social calendar. Getting back in rhythm with the city can be tri...

Guide to celebrating the holiday season in NOLA

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Elka Cuttino, Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

The holiday season is a special time of year anywhere in the world, but seeing Santa characters walk around the French Quarter and lights adorn City Park make New Orleans a special place to be, even though it’s not snowing. Dozens of activities may put you into the holiday spirit, but this list ...

Drink Beauty: New Orleans’ trendiest coffee experience

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Olivia Zorrilla, Contributing Writer

November 26, 2019

If you've ever wanted to see your face printed onto a perfectly steamed matcha latte, then Magazine Street now has just the place. Drink Beauty NOLA, a hybrid coffee and beauty bar opened in Uptown New Orleans in August 2019, bringing impeccable trendiness to life in the form of both matcha and makeup....

From jazz to funk, New Orleans music strikes a chord with residents

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Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

November 13, 2019

From brass bands to jazz funerals, music and musical culture in New Orleans are a critical part of what makes this city so unique and is a key part of what makes the Tulane experience so exceptional.  New Orleans was, of course, founded by French colonizers before they sold their territories to the United S...

Allah-Las grace One Eyed Jacks with groovy charm

Indie-rock band Allah-Las brought upbeat performance to One Eyed Jack’s on Sunday.

Burke Joslin, Contributing Writer

November 13, 2019

Indie-rock band Allah-Las blessed One Eyed Jacks with irresistible good vibes this past Sunday. The band is currently touring internationally following the Oct. 11 release of their fourth studio album, “LAHS.”  When it comes to indie rock, few bands possess as much sheer crossover appeal as the ...

Mark your calendars for area food, flea markets

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Elka Cuttino, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2019

On any given day there are dozens of activities and events to choose from in New Orleans. Whether you want to find that cool new piece of local art to hang above your bed or just want to eat good food and listen to funky music, there is definitely a market in New Orleans for you. Markets offer a cool a...

Insider look at the Voodoo Experience

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Lauren Berg and Haley Soares, Contributing Reporter and Arcade Editor

October 31, 2019

Voodoo Music + Arts Experience took over City Park in New Orleans this past weekend, drawing crowds for a diverse lineup, art vendors and local food. Many Tulane students celebrated their Halloween early with Voodoo, attending in full costume and high spirits despite the grim weather.  Students in a...

Review: Mortuary offers spooky fun for a scary price

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Lauren Berg, Contributing Reporter

October 30, 2019

Surrounded by graveyards at the end of Canal Street, it is hard to miss the big white house lit up for Halloween, The Mortuary. The haunted house actually operated as real mortuary that opened in 1872, and each year around Halloween the house is transformed into a terrifying maze. This year’s them...

How to do Halloween in NOLA: Top events and attractions

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Elka Cuttino, Contributing Reporter

October 23, 2019

The Halloween season in New Orleans is unlike any other. A city known for its Voodoo heritage and haunted ghost tours does not disappoint during spooky season. Though there are dozens of events going on at any given time in the city, here is a list of the best and the scariest you need to experience...

Spice up your spooky: Costume shopping in New Orleans

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Alex Calloway, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

As the most haunted time of the year falls upon the fair city of New Orleans, there is only one thing on many Tulane students’ minds: finding the perfect Halloween costume. While the proliferation of online retailers such as Amazon have rendered the costume hunt easier than ever, many students may st...